Frank C. Girardot is an American author, journalist, victim advocate, and radio host. He is best known for Name Dropper his biography of serial imposter Christian Gerhartsreiter. He is co-author of A Taste For Murder and Betrayal in Blue and the primary author of Burned, the biography of serial arsonist John Orr. A motion picture version of Betrayal in Blue is in development with Ben Stiller’s Red Hour Productions. Girardot and his wife Sarah Favot host LA 85, an episodic contextual true crime podcast with a focus on the impact of serial killers including the Night Stalker, Grim Sleeper and SouthsideSlayer on Los Angeles in 1985.